Oblander Family History

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Oblander Name Meaning

German: topographic name for an upland dweller, from Middle High German ob(e) ‘up’, ‘above’ + lant ‘land’, ‘terrain’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Compare Oberlander.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Nylander, Lander, Bolander, Sander, Oberlander, Blender, Glander

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Oblander Family Origin

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Oblander Family Occupations

What did your Oblander ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cabinet Maker, At Home and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oblander. A less common occupation for the Oblander family was Keeping House. The most common Oblander occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 25% of Oblander's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • At Home

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Oblander ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Oblander Historical Records

What Oblander family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Oblander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oblander census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Oblander

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Oblander. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Oblander. For the veterans among your Oblander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oblander Life Expectancy

What is the average Oblander lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Oblander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Oblander in 1957 was 62, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oblander

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oblander ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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